ESCAPE FROM THE LINGERING SUMMER HEAT, AND GET THE COMFORTABLE BREEZE OF AUTUMN WITH AMAZING VIEWS.
THE TOP OF MOUNT MITSUISHI.
THE RED FOLIAGE COVERS THE MOUNTAINS BELOW YOU LIKE A CARPET
This city, Hachimantai is in the center of northern Tohoku, Japan.
It is considered common knowledge that fall starts in Japan from October or November. In Hachimantai it starts from mid-September! -the earliest in the main island of Japan.
Many people who know this fact, come to this area to witness the first fall foliage. One of the most popular and scenic spots is Mount Mitsuishi.
In September the first color foliage appears, marking the beginning of fall on the main island of Japan.
Hachimantai is where the season first shows its colors.
MT. MITSUISHI PANORAMIC VIEW AT 1,466M ELEVATION.
The 360-degree panoramic view lets you observe all around the mountains of Towada –Hachimantai National Park. All of the mountains are dressed in red, orange and gold leaves in the fall season.
Ridge-to-ridge hiking from Mt. Mitsuishi via Mt. Mokko and Mt. Ohuka, is also highly recommended. Walking through the fall mountains and hitting each peak for the different views is beloved by hikers every year.
THE FABULOUS FALL VIEWS ARE AT THE END OF YOUR MITSUISHI HIKING ADVENTURE.
Mount Mitsuishi is intermediate level that takes 5 hours for a round trip.It might not be easy for beginners, however, it is really worth it to hike up to the top.
The way to the top is entertaining with colored plants such as forked viburnum and Japanese Rowan, gaining their vivid autumn colors from the cold mornings and nights.
The climax of the stunning scenery is at the end of the hike. The 360-degree panoramic view at the peak is full of burning red, orange and scarlet. It literally looks like a gorgeous carpet created by the mother nature.
EXCLUSIVE FALL GUIDED HIKING TOURS BY HACHIMANTAI MOUNTAIN HOTEL
Hachimantai Mountain Hotel, the hub of hikers and a famous accommodation for its excellent service and great knowledge of Hachimantai adventures.
As its name implies, it has expert mountain guides who are familiar with hiking, alpine plants and the local nature.
From early spring to late autumn, guided hiking tours are beloved among their clientele.
English guides are available for international hikers as well. Their knowledge, skill and guide-ability are so amazing that thank you letters from other countries have been sent to the guides.
The hiking hub ; Hachimantai Mountain Hotel is the spot to stay at!
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